• International Modern & Contemp auction at Christies

    Sale 7893

    International Modern & Contemporary Art, Including Masterpieces from The Collection of Dr. Mohammed Said Farsi

    27 April 2010, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 28

    Mahmoud Said (Egyptian, 1897 - 1964)

    A Girl Sitting On The Floor

    Price Realised  

    Mahmoud Said (Egyptian, 1897 - 1964)
    A Girl Sitting On The Floor
    signed and dated 'M.SAID 1950' (lower left)
    oil on board
    24 x 19¾in. (61 x 50cm.)
    Painted in 1950


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. MOHAMMED SAID FARSI


    Literature

    Esmat Dawastashy, Mahmoud Said (in Arabic), Cairo, 1997 (illustrated, p.306, fig. 218 in the list of known works)